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Embroidery panel for a folding screen

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Panel for folding screen with design of pair of cranes, pine, plum and birds of the season embroidered in polychrome silk on a yellow silk satin ground.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Miriam Shaw

Chinese, Qing dynasty, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 177 x 53 cm (69 11/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.35.25

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles